What does it mean to be American? In its “Where We Are” exhibit, New York’s Whitney Museum of American Art attempts to grapple with this timely debate by showcasing iconic works collected by the museum between 1900 and 1960, as well as more recent acquisitions, all by American artists.
Zhouzhuang, a Chinese town famed for its scenic canals and located about an hour-and-a-half drive from Shanghai, is home to Nanxun Blossom Hill boutique hotel, the latest bijou project from Dariel Studio.
Architect Francis Kéré’s Serpentine Pavilion resembles a rustic flying saucer that’s landed direct from his home nation of Burkina Faso in central London’s Kensington Gardens. Kéré is the first African architect to win the commission, following the likes of Zaha Hadid and Ai Wei Wei, among others before him.